Test Automation Engineer

Robert Half Technology West Des Moines , IA 50265

Posted 4 months ago

Test Automation Engineer (Direct Hire)

This is a Permanent *Direct Hire position with one of our client companies in the West Des Moines, IA area.

For immediate and confidential consideration on this Permanent / Direct hire Test Automation Engineer opportunity, it is best to call me directly OR message me on LinkedIn, Bob Thompson VP, Technology Permanent Placement Services for Iowa and Nebraska Region at , also e-mail your resume confidentially to (profile on LinkedIn).

We are looking for a Test Automation Engineer with a creative edge, strong problem-solving skills and an understanding of solid QA software testing concepts. This role will participate in design, planning, execution, monitoring, and improving testing procedures for the team. The successful candidate will author test plans that will exercise all facets of the system to ensure our applications are of the highest quality. The client company's products span appliances, mobile apps, and networking, all the way up to cloud-based web applications.

The ideal skills are (nobody has all the ideal skills):

  • Excellent oral, written, collaborative and interpersonal skills

  • Self-motivated and passionate in building a world-class product

  • Ability to collaborate and communicate complex, technical concepts across the team

  • Hands-on experience managing CI/CD with Jenkins, Bamboo and Selenium Grid

  • Hands-on experience creating and executing test plans including end-to-end test scenarios

  • Hands-on experience writing tests with Selenium using ruby and Cucumber

  • Hands-on experience creating automated test plans

  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a dynamic, fast-paced, agile environment

  • Passion for continuous process and technology improvement

  • Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them

  • Hands-on experience with Github or similar source code control system

  • Ability to work with developers and document identified software defects

Beneficial Knowledge Skills:

  • Knowledge of AWS services, Redis, Ruby, node.js, Postgres

  • Experience using cloud based infrastructure

  • Use of a bug tracking system such as Jira

  • Experience with Selenium using Ruby and Cucumber

  • Chrome Extension, MacOS, iOS, Windows application testing and debugging

  • Knowledge of Proxy services with SSL decryption is a plus

For immediate and confidential consideration on this Permanent Direct Hire Test Automation Engineer opportunity, it is best to call me directly OR message me on LinkedIn, Bob Thompson VP, Technology Permanent Placement Services for Iowa Region at , also e-mail your resume confidentially to (profile on LinkedIn). Your resume will not be submitted to any client companies without your direct permission. Our fees are paid by our client employers, never any fees to you.

*Direct Hire means you will go to work for directly with our client company as their employee and with their benefits and you will NOT be a contractor


  • 3 years Test Automation Experience

Job Requirements

? 3 years Test Automation Experience

Agile, Automated, Browser, iOS, Jenkins, Networking, QA, Ruby, Source Code, SSL, Testing, Windows

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